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Life in Ontario: You and Your Friends

Published 1947

Description: Footage of various people and places in Ontario, California. Filming took place over the course of one week in the spring of 1947 by cameraman Martin Rhode for Robert Allen Productions. Several local residents appear in the film and locations include the Daily Report, KOCS Radio, Euclid Avenue, the Chaffey Plunge, Exchange Orange Products (Sunkist), General Electric Hotpoint plant, and Ontario International Airport. After filming was complete, the community was invited to watch the film at the Park Theater.

Source: 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm (Kodachrome reversal original)

Collection: Model Colony Audio-visual Collection

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Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP).

Run time 00:57:07
Producer Robert Allen Productions
Audio/Visual Silent, Color
Language English
Contact Information Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room, Ontario City Library, Ontario, CA 91764 Reference: (909) 395-2206 Fax: (909) 395-2043 Email:


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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape